# Team M. W D L goals Dif. Pt.
1 Arsenal FC, England Arsenal FC 18 14 2 2 58:29 29 30:6
2 Aston Villa, England Aston Villa 18 10 5 3 46:30 16 25:11
3 Sheffield Wednesday, England Sheffield Wednesday 18 11 3 4 42:26 16 25:11
4 Derby County, England Derby County 18 10 4 4 45:32 13 24:12
5 Leeds United, England Leeds United 18 7 8 3 24:19 5 22:14
6 Huddersfield Town, England Huddersfield Town 18 9 3 6 28:22 6 21:15
7 Newcastle United, England Newcastle United 17 9 2 6 32:24 8 20:14
8 West Bromwich Albion, England West Bromwich Albion 18 9 2 7 34:29 5 20:16
9 Everton FC, England Everton FC 18 8 4 6 31:27 4 20:16
10 Portsmouth FC, England Portsmouth FC 18 7 4 7 38:37 1 18:18
11 Sunderland AFC, England Sunderland AFC 18 7 4 7 32:35 -3 18:18
12 Blackburn Rovers, England Blackburn Rovers 18 5 7 6 38:39 -1 17:19
13 Sheffield United, England Sheffield United 18 6 5 7 33:39 -6 17:19
14 Bolton Wanderers, England Bolton Wanderers 18 7 3 8 37:45 -8 17:19
15 Manchester City, England Manchester City 18 7 1 10 37:36 1 15:21
16 Liverpool FC, England Liverpool FC 18 5 5 8 35:39 -4 15:21
17 Birmingham FC, England Birmingham FC 18 5 4 9 23:28 -5 14:22
18 Blackpool FC, England Blackpool FC 18 7 0 11 29:39 -10 14:22
19 Chelsea FC, England Chelsea FC 18 6 2 10 26:38 -12 14:22
20 Middlesbrough FC, England Middlesbrough FC 17 4 2 11 27:40 -13 10:24
21 Wolverhampton Wanderers, England Wolverhampton Wanderers 18 3 3 12 31:51 -20 9:27
22 Leicester City, England Leicester City 18 1 7 10 21:43 -22 9:27